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Top-Rated Schools in Kennett Square: Education Excellence for Your Family

One of the newest master-planned communities in Pennsylvania, Kennett Pointe, is nestled within the cozy town of Kennett Square—an area that offers much in the way of family-friendly activities and top-rated educational institutions. The Kennett Pointe neighborhood is located within the highly ranked Kennett Consolidated School District, which boasts higher test scores compared to the rest of Pennsylvania.

If you’re thinking of moving your family to Kennett Pointe, your kids would have access to many high-achieving schools. Learn more about them below!

Bancroft Elementary School

Located on Bancroft Road, Bancroft Elementary School enrolls about 400 students in grades one through five. This public school offers a highly desirable 13:1 student-teacher ratio, and its students perform well above expectations in both reading and math.

Most of the teachers at Bancroft have at least three years of teaching experience, and they are responsive and classroom-trained to support the crucial developmental years of childhood.

Bancroft Elementary offers everything you’d expect from a primary school, plus so much more. Here, children can access gifted education and support services for English language development (ELD), as well as the following:

  • Hearing therapy
  • Mental health counseling
  • Occupational therapy
  • Physical therapy
  • Speech therapy
  • Special education

Kennett Middle School

On Sunny Dell Road in the nearby suburban neighborhood of Landenberg, you’ll find Kennett Middle School. With a total enrollment of just over 900 students, it serves grades six through eight.

The middle school boasts an even more favorable student-teacher ratio than Bancroft Elementary, at just 12:1. Plus, it has three full-time counselors to complement its extensive teaching staff, most of whom have at least three years of teaching experience.

The reading and math scores of the students are both above expectations, which isn’t surprising since the school’s teachers have a reputation for going above and beyond to support student success. Plus, there are plenty of fun extracurricular activities for kids to engage in, like STEM night.

Kennett High School

Kennett High School is located on East South Street in Kennett Square. It has a total enrollment of about 1,300 for grades nine through twelve.

The high school is a high-ranking school (66th in all of Pennsylvania and with an overall national score of 89.85/100). Like Bancroft Elementary and the middle school, the high school boasts a pleasantly diverse student community.

The graduation rate is at about the state median at 91%, and the test scores in math, reading, and science are all above the average for the rest of Pennsylvania. A large portion of the student body participates in Advanced Placement (AP) courses.

The high school has a unique Pathway Program modeled after the typical collegiate experience. Students who choose to participate in the Pathway Program not only complete high school coursework necessary for graduation, but also complete college coursework and participate in job shadowing, internships, and other career preparation experiences.

This program allows students to choose a major area of concentration, such as:

  • Business administration
  • Finance
  • Engineering
  • Computer science
  • Media communications
  • Education

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